• Marvellous Creatures Stories

    STORIES FROM
    MARVELLOUS
    CREATURES

These stories are available to listen to in Arabic, English, Mandarin, Malayalam, Persian, Russian, Tagalog, Turkish and Urdu.

Sam, Zal, and the Simurgh

One of the most famous accounts from the Shahnameh tells the story of Sam, Zal, and the Simurgh.
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The Three Fish

There were once three fish living in a remote, cool pool of water...
Listen to The Three Fishes

The Lion and the Jackal

A hungry lion went out hunting one day for prey...
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A Tale of Abu Muhammad Lazybones

It begins with the marriage of a Basra merchant, Abu Mohammad Lazybones, to the beautiful young daughter of a local Sharif.
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More Stories

These stories are available to listen to in Arabic and English. Sinbad’s Second Voyage, The Birds Assembly, The Seven Stages of Isfandiyar, The Lion and the Clever Hare , The Hero Faridun Crossing the Tigris, The Two Elephants.
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